Swim Classes in San Antonio, TX

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San Antonio Swim Academy:
San Antonio Swim Academy with eight excellent locations in San Antonio, TX, is the premier year round swim school in the area offering swimming class to students of all ages and levels. The San Antonio Swim Academy has proudly served San Antonio families since 2000. Each year we help students and families learn water safety skills and swimming technique. As a one-stop-swim-shop we have classes for almost all aquatic situations. Our philosphy is always the same regardless of the class: build a relationship with the student, provide the highest quality of instruction and gently push them to places they don't think are possible. We've helped thousands and we'd love to help you too!

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Year-round Swim Lessons for Children & Adults:

Beginner Swim Programs:

Exploration (6-36 months):
This class is designed for infants with a parent in the pool. The class goal is for the child to move from one point to another on their own bouyancy underwater and to use their arms and legs for propulsion. Songs and games are utilized to stimulate swimming motions and make the class enjoyable for your little one

Aquatot (24-36 months):
This class is for 2 and 3 year olds who are super confident in the water. Students are ready to be in a class without a parent or guardian. We focuPhoto of Swim Classes in San Antonio, TXs on expanding student confidence in the water and introduce basic stroke mechanics.

Bubblemaker I and Bubblemaker II (3-5 years):
This class is designed for beginner swimmers who are 3- 5 years old. The goal is to teach the children to swim independently for 3-5 feet, using their arms and legs as a method of propulsion. Bubblemaker I is for students who are more nervous or timid in the water and Bubblemaker II is for those who are comfortable in the water without a floatation device.

Swim Starter I and Swim Starter II (6 years and older):
This class is for beginner swimmers who are 6 years and older. The class is divided into I and II depending on the students comfort level in the water. Students with a fear of the water will enroll in level I. Students that have not had stroke instruction, but are not fearful of the water, will be assigned to level II. The goal of this level is to gain independence and develop an arm stroke and kick as a method of propulsion.

Intermediate Swim Classes:

Wavecrawler I and Wavecrawler II:
Both classes are designed for swimmers who are able to swim at least 3-5 feet independently. In order to be in level II, swimmers must have an independent breath. In addition to a focus on breathing and stroke technique, treading water and sitting and kneeling dives are introduced. 

Pool Shark I and Pool Shark II:
Pool Shark classes are for students who can swim half of the pool length (12.5 meters) independently utilizing either the breast stroke, back stroke, or freestyle. Swimmers work on the front crawl, backstroke, elementary backstroke, and basic diving techniques.

Advanced Swim Classes:

Students must be able to swim the front crawl, breast stroke, and backstroke at least one full pool length (25 meters). Swimmers will build edurance, improve technique, and continue to develop non-stroke skills such as diving, treading water, and flip turns.

Swimmers able to swim at least 2 laps (50 meters) in the front crawl, back stroke, and breast stroke are suitable for this level. This class is designed for stroke perfection and the introduction of the butterfly. Surface dives are taught and students work on endurance swimming. Class activities also include basic life saving skills.

The class works on perfecting the butterfly stroke and on building endurance in all strokes. Competitive techniques are taught to prepare the student for our swim team. Water safety and life saving techniques are also highlighted.

Other Types of Swim Lessons:

Private Lessons for Adults and Children:
Do you or a family member need a little extra attention? Private lessons can be a great way to speed up the learning process or to give a fearful person an easier transistion into their new aquatic environment. These classes are great for students with special needs and physical obsticles. They are also suitable for swimmers who want to refine strokes or learn specific skills such as competitive techniques, diving, etc

- Stroke Perfection (A cocentrated class on one stroke.)
- Diving
- Competitive Techniques (Flip turns, race starts, etc.)
- Lifesaving and Water Safety Skills for Children
- Water Safety for Parents

Day Care:
In order to participate in this class swimmers must be able to swim at least 3-5 feet independently. The goal in this class is to teach the child to swim 10 feet on their own buoyancy level using arms and legs as a method of propulsion. Proper front crawl is taught as well as the fundamentals of the backstroke.

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Nora Martin Swim School, Austin
Courses / Programs
The Nora Martin Swim School in Austin, Texas, is a private Swimming School offering individual and group lessons to children & adults of all ages and all ability levels. Students are taught so that they are comfortable swimming underwater & able to take a breath before moving on to more complex skills. Since the back float & elementary backstroke are crucial life saving skills, they are taught along with proper underwater swimming first. Beginner & novice level swimmers learn step by step diving technique as well.
Swimming lessons for children & adults:

- Baby/buddy Session
- Beginner Swim Lessons
- Novice Swimmer
- Intermediate
- Advanced
- Private Instruction
- Group Classes
- Weekday and Saturday Lessons
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Courses / Programs
Based in Keller TX, Lone Star Leadership Academy provides spring break and summer academic leadership camps for outstanding 4th-8th grade students. Participants travel to Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin/San Antonio or Houston/Galveston to develop leadership skills and interactively experience what they are learning in school through visits to significant Texas sites. Bright, gifted and high-achieving students develop leadership skills and learn about the great state of Texas.

Participants have the opportunity to learn about future career and internship opportunities, visit historically, scientifically and environmentally significant sites and be part of a rare academic experience. Upon completion of the program, each participant receives a Lone Star Leader Certificate of Merit to be added to his or her academic achievements.

Lodging is at the Education in Action dormitories in Keller, Wimberley, and New Caney TX. Lone Star Leadership Academy participants and at least two program facilitators will be housed in a bunk style air-conditioned room.
Spring Break & Summer Academic Leadership Camps for Outstanding 4th-8th Grade Students:

Camp Locations:
- Dallas/Fort Worth
- Austin/San Antonio
- Houston/Galveston

Camp features:
- Develop leadership skills
- Visit educationally significant Texas sites
- Learn all about Texas
- Learn about future career / internship opportunities
- Receive the Lone Star Leader Certificate of Merit
- Become a member of the Lone Star Youth Leadership Council
Language Kids Summer Camps, Houston
Courses / Programs
Language Kids provides a range of Spanish, French and Mandarin Chinese language immersion summer camps for children ages 3-12.

Our innovative camps are held in locations throughout the Greater Houston Area (including Katy, Bellaire, Woodlands, Briarmeadow Charter School, Central Houston, West University, and Southwest Houston).
Language Immersion Summer Camps:
- Designed for children ages 3-12

Languages include:
- Spanish
- French
- Mandarin Chinese

We provide a preschool & a school-age curriculum that will help your child develop language skills this summer while having fun.
El Paso Aqua Posse
Courses / Programs
El Paso Aqua Posse (EPAP) is a year-round competitive swim team that has become one of the most successful swim programs in Texas. The El Paso Aqua Posse founded in 1957, boasts swimmers that range from pre-competition to Olympic Trial Qualifiers by providing an environment which allows for each swimmer to maximize their potential. EPAP has grown into El Paso’s largest and most active swim team drawing members from all geographic sections of the city and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. We are a proud and contributing member of both USA and Border Swimming.

Swimmers are placed into practice groups based on their skill level, age and commitment to training. The coaches will determine the best practice group for your swimmer and placement will be done with your swimmer's best long-term interests in mind.
EPAP competes on three levels:
- Del Norte League: for ages 12 & under with limited experience
- Invitationals: Locally and out-of-town
- State, Regional, and National Meets: For swimmers who qualify

Winter Course (August-March):
- 25 yard pools

Summer Course (April-July):
- Ascarate Pool, Delta Dr
- 50 meter pool
Saint Street Swim, Houston
Courses / Programs
Saint Street Swim is a youth swim school located in the River Oaks area of Houston offering year-round swimming lessons to children. At Saint Street Swim, our goal is to not only teach children to swim but to help them develop an understanding of the water. Through a bright and positive learning environment, children are encouraged to progress at a healthy pace. Our caring and patient instructors are trained to work with children from beginner and beyond. Saint Street Swim is a member of the United States Swim School Association, an organization formed by swim school owners and teachers to enhance instruction and operation of aquatic facilities worldwide.
Year-round Swimming Lessons for Children:
- 1 & 2 Year Olds
- 3 Year Olds
- 4 & 5 Year Olds
- 6 & Up
- Swim Team
- Intro to Water Polo
- Classes are limited to four students per instructor